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First blog post - DT - My Telegraph

This is my very first post here. I started this blog to capture some bits from My Telegraph which is shortly shutting down. In due course I might tart this place up some. 271 more words

A creative week

This week we made our dragon machines. We all brought cardboard boxes in. The classroom got very messy! Some people used the spiky bits of egg boxes for spikes. 117 more words


Operation Peregrines Picnic 🌯🍴

This morning we have been extremely busy with the preparation for our picnic, each of us had to make our very own lunchbox! Did you know how tricky it is to spread butter on a sandwich? 20 more words

Other Great Activities!

Stuff we like about Robotics

We’ve just added a page of Stuff we like about Robotics. We want to provide some background to the Robotics materials we have published for teachers as a part of the… 229 more words


*Swans - Solar Street.

Following the visit from Solar For School earlier this week, we set about building the model solar houses they gave us as gifts.  The class had to construct the houses from cardboard shape nets, insert the solar panels in the roofs and then just wait for the sun to charge up the cells.   67 more words

Augmented Reality Teacher Briefing now available; but with a word of warning

Augmented Reality (AR) is one of the disruptive technologies we have identified as suitable for teaching in secondary school.

AR is a live, direct or indirect view of a physical real-world environment whose elements are augmented (or supplemented) by computer generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data. 614 more words


That's the way you do it!

In history this week we have been learning about seaside holidays in the past. We have looked at lots of different historical sources including photographs and video. 72 more words